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This determination establishes that service provided by ADF personnel on a Third Country Deployment to the International Security Assistance Force, the NATO-led security mission in Afghanistan, is within the definition of 'warlike service'.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Made 11 Feb 2014
Registered 18 Feb 2014
Tabled HR 24 Feb 2014
Tabled Senate 03 Mar 2014
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Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service—International Security Assistance Force) Determination 2014

I, Stuart Robert, Assistant Minister for Defence, make the following determination under subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

Dated: 11 February 2014

Stuart Robert

Assistant Minister for Defence

 

  

  

  


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1............ Name of determination.................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Warlike service.............................................................................................................. 1

 


1  Name of determination

                   This determination is the Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service—International Security Assistance Force) Determination 2014.

2  Commencement

                   This determination is taken to have commenced on 11 August 2003.

3  Authority

                   This determination is made under subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans Entitlements Act 1986.

4  Definitions

                   In this determination:

Act means the Veterans Entitlements Act 1986.

NATO means the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

5  Warlike service

                   For subsection 5C(1) of the Act, service in an operation mentioned in an item of the following table is warlike service for the purposes of the Act if:

                     (a)  the service is in an area of operation mentioned in the item; and

                     (b)  the service is during a period mentioned in the item.

 

Warlike service

Item

Name of operation

Nature of operation

Area of operation

Period

1

International Security Assistance Force

NATO‑led security mission in Afghanistan

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

11 August 2003—